A run for the ageless
23 Apr 2018
Imagine if Tom Brady donned his Patriots uniform in the year 2068 and tossed a touchdown pass to teammate Rob Gronkowski, or if Red Sox rightfielder Mookie Betts stepped up to the plate at Fenway that same year and smacked a double off the Green Monster.
On Monday, Mystic's Amby Burfoot defied age and proved his heart still beats like a champion after he ran the Boston Marathon an astonishing half-century after winning the celebrated foot race in 1968. Only a handful of former Boston victors have even attempted such a feat.